Amanda Mason

Video Reporting: 23 ABC (Highlights)

Four years ago on August 20, 2014, at the corner of Rosedale Highway and Verdugo Lane, a deadly crash took like the lives of two young women leaving one survivor Jessica Magee.

Firefighters at the Kern County Fire Department (KDFC) Air Operations, are always ready at any moment to jump into action to fight a fire or perform a rescue. A team is on call 24/7, seven days a week.

The team at Aspire Counseling Services shares stories of hope, help and recover. They are on a mission to break the shame and stigma that comes with addiction.

Highland High School has the largest Future Farmers of America (FFA) agriculture program in Bakersfield with 550 students.

This year at the Mothers Against Drunk Driving walk, a mother met the two women who helped her children the night they were in a deadly crash.

One of the youngest Hotshot Firefighter's in Kern County, 19-year-old, Ethan Sanders has been released from the hospital. He survived an incident that almost took his life, while he was battling the Water Fire.

It’s not a fair without all the delicious sweets and deep-fried foods. Before anyone can take a bite, each vendor has to pass a health inspection check.

Local veterans remember 9/11 and those lost. On September 11, 2018, the streets of Bakersfield will see hundreds of motorcycles as veterans from all over Kern County come together to honor those who served after 9/11.